Asos names new chief executive and chair as it warns on profits


Asos has appointed José Antonio Ramos Calamonte as its new chief executive and Jørgen Lindemann as incoming chair.

Ramos Calamonte has been promoted internally from his position as chief commercial officer and will take on the new role with immediate effect in addition to joining the Asos board.

His career has included strategy roles at brands such as Inditex, Esprit and Carrefour Spain.

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